1981 Greenwood Corvette GTO


1981 Greenwood Corvette GTO

1981 Greenwood Corvette GTO

Built by Race car builder and driver John and Burt Greenwood in 1982, this is one of only 2 GTO’s that were built out of a total of 43 cars from 1975 to 82. The example seen here will be offered at the upcoming Barrett-Jackson car auction.

In Detail

type Professionally Tuned Car
engine V8
aspiration Turbocharged
displacement 5735 cc / 350 in³
power 298.3 kw / 400 bhp
specific output 69.75 bhp per litre
transmission 4-Speed

Auction Sales History

1981 Greenwood Corvette GTO
1981 Greenwood Corvette GTO 1G1AY8763BS427355
– did not sell for $20,000
350 CI 5.7L engine with Turbocharger. 1 of 2 Greenwood GTO Corvettes produced in 1981. Just over 4,000 miles. Black paint with Red interior. Modified engine and suspension with the addition of Turbo and racing suspension as modified by Greenwood. New BF Goodrich T/A radial tires. Same owner since 2007 in a family trust. Featured in Vette magazine in 2006. Power steering and brakes. Power windows, locks and seats. Restored in 2004 by Ayers Paint and Body and Naber Motors of Houston. Greenwood Corvette Registry GTO#002.
Auction Source: Kissimmee 2014, #WhereTheCarsAre by Mecum